As the late Jim Morrison once professed, “The future’s uncertain and the end is always near” … well that certainly seems true as 2020 delivered a massive blow in the form of a global pandemic. It’s been a tough time and many of us have suffered great losses, personally and provisionally, we talk about it […]Read more "Doom Charts Top 100 Albums of 2020"
2020 was an insane year in practically every way possible and the heavy rock scene was no different as molten lava of styles erupted from all over the world. Yes, I have a multi tie for 50th place and honestly feel bad that I left MANY MANY more great albums off this list. Please forgive me! Hope […]Read more "Doom Charts 2020 Favorites – John Gist"
2020 – What a year! Overshadowed by a virus, which rose up like an apocalyptic beast, spreading fear and terror, bringing death and disease. For many of us music was the stop and comfort, which saved us from madness. Thanks a lot for all the awesome musicians, bands, labels, blogs, podcasts and fans! Graciously we survived 2020 […]Read more "Doom Charts 2020 Favorites – Captain Beyond Zen"
Best of 2020 – Heavy in the Hills – Jim Thompson Here’s my list where I compare apples to oranges. My number one and number two picks this year are perfect examples of that. Two albums that couldn’t be more different but I love them both. How do you (or I) decide which one is […]Read more "Doom Charts 2020 Favorites – Jim ‘Tastes Like Dirt’ Thompson"
You all may know him as the man behind the pedal shop known as Stonefly Effects. We know him as that too, but Marc is a passionate devote to the scene who has a knack for taste when it comes to heavy music and the proof is in his vinyl collection. Proof is also in […]Read more "Doom Charts 2020 Favorites – Marc-Eric Gagnon"
Our good friend and partner Tony Maim shows off his favorite albums in no particular order below. Tony runs the blog Black Insect Laughter and is a dedicated contributor with us here at the Doom Charts. Dig in and find your next favorite band. Desert Colossus – Eyes and Tongues Lowrider – Refractions Acid Mammoth […]Read more "Doom Charts 2020 Favorites – Tony Maim"
“You see, there’s nothing to do anymore. Everything decent has been done. All the great themes have been used up, turned into theme parks. So I don’t really find it exactly cheerful to be living in the middle of a totally exhausted decade where there’s nothing to look forward to and no one to look […]Read more "Doom Charts – May 2020"
what we have here represents the collective musical libido for the past year of this strange hive mind we call the Doom Charts!Read more "Best of 2015"